BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Front Range Biosciences® (“FRB”), a leading agricultural biotech company specializing in tissue culture propagation and breeding of high-value crops, today announced that it signed a lease with Memorial Florists and Greenhouses Inc. (“MFG”) for a Clean Stock® hemp nursery in Appleton, Wisconsin. The newly renovated 15,400 square foot greenhouse is equipped with supplemental lighting and climate control designed for the production of high-quality vigorous transplants and seed for hemp growers.
“Wisconsin has a rich agricultural history, and with any new crop, farmers face challenges when attempting to scale in this industry,” said Dr. Jonathan Vaught, CEO and co-founder of FRB. “Through this partnership, we will provide the state’s hemp farmers with high-quality hemp genetics, including rooted cuttings from our Clean Stock program and seed, to strengthen their supply chain with increased productivity and reduced crop loss.”
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